"Freckles" is a baby Red Footed
Tortoise. She was kept on paper towels
and didn't have enough humidity. Her
sister died so they brought her to us.
"Freckles" is one of our ambassadors.
"Crush" is our Russian tortoise.
We bought him as a yearling from a
pet store. He is 15 years old now.
He started our love for tortoises.
"Crush" is sponsored by Liz Jordan
"Iggy" & "Squirt" are our 1st rescues.
They are Red Footed Tortoises.
Their owner had a new baby and
their house was too small for the
tortoises and all the baby stuff.
"Iggy" & "Squirt" need a sponsor.
"Sheldon" a Sulcata was in a
very small pen about 8'x8'
His owner felt he needed a
bigger enclosure. He is 14
years old and weighs 125lbs.
He is now in a 50x100 enclosure.
"Sheldon" has Moe & Kylee as his new sponsor.
"Pablo" a Sulcata was abused
as a baby and fed cigarettes.
His shell is very deformed.
It is a miracle he has survived
and his shell grew with him.
He is 13 yrs. old and very sweet.
"Pablo" has the Casey family as a sponsor.
"Sunshine" a Sulcata is 13 yrs.
old. Her house was being sold
in a divorce so she came
to live here at Tortoises Acres.
"Sunshine" needs a sponsor.
"Shelly" a Sulcata had to relocate
due to the weather in his state.
He is very friendly.
Jeanette is "Shelly's" sponsor.
"Shamrock" is a Russian Tortoise.
His mommy died of Cancer.
He was a kindergarten class pet.
He will live his life out here.
"Shamrock" needs a sponsor.
"Torti" is a 4 year old Sulcata.
Her owner got a new job and can't
keep her. She'll pay her sponsorship.
"Torti" has Grace as her sponsor.
"Tortellini" is a 5 year old Sulcata.
He was surrendered to the rescue.
Having a sponsor means he can stay
in the sanctuary.
Noah is his sponsor.
"Hallie" is a 14 year old female
Russian tortoise. This poor girl
was only fed ice berg lettuce
and never given water to drink
or soak in. She has both
broken back legs. She is so sweet.
She loves her life here.
"Hallie" sponsor is Kay Hubbard.
"Johnny" & "June" came down from
Oregon. They are 5 year old
Sulcata's. Their owner couldn't
keep them and they live here now.
"Johnny" & "June" need a sponsor
"Bumble Bee" is a great example of
severe neglect. He is so sweet.
"Bumble Bee" has Kay Hubbard as a sponsor.
"Stomper" was surrendered to
the sanctuary. Her owner pays her
monthly sponsorship so she
can live here.
"Gretel" is a 11 yr. old sweet
Russian tortoise. Her owner
wanted her in a bigger outside
enclosure with friends.
"Gretel" needs a sponsor.
"Otis" is a 14 yr. old Sulcata.
He was causing havoc in his
backyard. He is our problem
child and a little aggressive.
Thank you Kim Harmon for fostering "Otis"
"Olive" was surrendered to the
rescue. She needs a sponsor to
be able to stay in the sanctuary.
"Olive" needs a sponsor.
"Tonka" is 2. He is my grandson's
Leopard Tortoise. He lives at the
rescue and loves people.
We got a beautiful private collection
of Leopard Tortoises in the sanctuary.
Sophia is Sandy's sponsor.
They are not up for adoption. We want them at
the sanctuary for everyone to enjoy.